The yankees have won the world series 27 times, more than any other mlb team. First world series in which africanamerican player plays jackie robinson. The world series is the annual championship series of major league baseball mlb. Its also available for football, basketball and hockey. Mlb world series champions major league baseball espn. The cincinnati reds franchise had been carrying an albatross around its neck for 20 years by the time the reds returned to the world. Up until the 1980 presidential election, it appeared that the world series was an accurate predictor of the presidential race. Oct 3 cincinnati reds win game 2 of the baseball world series, 52 v detroit tigers at crosley field. May 04, 2020 his 20 shutout of the yankees in new york in the clinching game 6 is the greatest world series start in at least 50 years by a pitcher 23 or younger. After three alsoran seasons went to the philadelphia athletics, the yankees returned to the american league top perch under new manager joe mccarthy in 1932 and swept the chicago cubs in the series, running the teams streak of consecutive world series game wins to 12, a mark which would stand until the yankees bested it in the 2000 world series. Learn more about the history and results of the world series in this article. Of the 107 world series to date, the new york yankees have appeared in 40 and won 27. Cooper didnt pitch well during the series, giving up 8 earned runs in innings, but it didnt matter. Oct 7 reds bucky walters is 1st pitcher in 14 years to homer in world series.
The world series is major league baseballs mlb postseason playoff series between the champions of its two leagues. Complete list of world series champions sporting news. Year, winning team, manager, games, losing team, manager, ref. Louis cardinals warm up before a world series game against the boston red sox at sportsmans park in st. Winning team and losing team columns indicate the number of times that team has appeared in a world series as well as each. Over his 16 seasons, whitey ford had a yankeesrecord 236 wins, a 2. List of every winner from nationals first championship to yankees 27 titles the nationals won their firstever world. All time wins wins by decade wins by year wins by tournament.
Gene bearden gets tommy holmes to fly out to seal the indians world seriesclinching win, their second title in franchise history check out. The new york yankees are members of the american league al east division in major league baseball mlb. The 1940 world series matched the cincinnati reds against the detroit tigers, the reds winning a closely contested sevengame series for their second championship 21 years after their scandaltainted victory in 1919. The worst world series winners of the last 30 years 20 boston red sox 4, st. A comprehensive list of mlb world series champions from 1903 to the present. List of every winner from nationals first championship to yankees 27 titles the nationals won their firstever world series title after a thrilling sevengame series.
This would be the reds last world series championship for 35 years despite appearances in 1961, 1970, and 1972. A total of 115 series have been contested, with the al champion winning 66 and the nl champion winning 49. Aug 16, 2019 the cincinnati reds franchise had been carrying an albatross around its neck for 20 years by the time the reds returned to the world series in 1939 to take on the new york yankees. In 2000, the yankees faced the mets in the first new york city subway world series in 44 years. The yanks notched the first in a string of three consecutive world series wins by sweeping the padres on the heels of a 114win regular season, which set an american league record at the time.
Bill bevens on yankees takes nohitter to 2 outs in bottom of ninth, but last hit of cookie lavagettos career ends bid, and wins game for dodgers. Al pennant winners have gone on to win the world series 66 times, most recently in 2018. The longsuffering chicago cubs are four wins away from winning the world series for the first time since 1908 but the cleveland indians have their own drought to. Nov 26, 2014 with a major league baseballbest 27 world series championships, the yankees have had the most chances to register world series wins with 40 pennants. The new york yankees of the al have played in 40 world series through 2018winning 27the most series appearances and most victories of any major league baseball franchise.
He holds the record for the most career grand slams and was the triple crown winner in 1934. In baseball, the head coach of a team is called the manager, or more formally, the field manager. This is far and away the most championship victories of any franchise in baseballand sportshistory. Apr 01, 2020 world series of the 1940s by mike schilling april 1, 2020 members of the st. The tigers competition was the cincinnati reds, who had lost the series to new york a year earlier. Mlb, the silhouetted batter logo, world series, national league, american league, division series. Which years did the new york yankees win the world series. With a major league baseballbest 27 world series championships, the yankees have had the most chances to register world series wins with 40 pennants. But in the last 30 years, it has happened only 3 times. Top 10 teams with the most world series wins thesportster. Year winning team games losing team 20 boston red sox 42 st louis cardinals 2012 san francisco giants 40 detroit tigers 2011 st.
The twoyear stint in baltimore is now considered to be that of a separate. One team has won 27 world series, while two hapless franchises havent appeared in a single one. The world series the world series began in 1903 when pittsburgh of the older national league founded in 1876 invited boston of the american league founded in 1901 to play a bestof9 game series to determine which of the two league champions was the best. His 2,125 managerial wins over 22 years with cubs 192630 and yankees rank eighth all. Gene bearden gets tommy holmes to fly out to seal the indians world series clinching win, their second title in franchise history check out. One of the most important years in dodger history, 1947 was the season when jackie robinson first hit the major. Oct 26, 2015 reuters list of winners in major league baseballs world series.
With that, arizona became the fastest expansion team to win a world series title, doing so in its fourth season. From 1952 to 1976, whenever the american league won the world series, the president to win in that year s election was a republican. New york yankees, al, 27, 1923, 1927, 1928, 1932, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1941, 1943, 1947, 1949, 1950. Cincinnati reds, nl, 5, 1919, 1940, 1975, 1976, 1990. The season, while ending on a joyous note for cincinnati, had sadness, too. Sep 05, 2016 year winning team games losing team 20 boston red sox 42 st louis cardinals 2012 san francisco giants 40 detroit tigers 2011 st. Get scores, news and notes in your inbox every day. The new york yankees of the al have played in 40 world series through 2019, winning 27 the most championship appearances and most victories by any team in the four major north american professional sports leagues. Oct 24, 2016 the longsuffering chicago cubs are four wins away from winning the world series for the first time since 1908 but the cleveland indians have their own drought to end when game one of mlbs. World series, in baseball, a postseason playoff series between champions of the two major professional baseball leagues of north america. Dodgers al gionfriddo makes gamewinning catch up against. None of which was enough to prevent the cincinnati reds from winning their first. After a ninthinning, 65 win over the pittsburgh pirates who had led the national league for 2. His 20 shutout of the yankees in new york in the clinching game 6 is the greatest world series start in at least 50 years by a pitcher 23 or.
The new york yankees have won 40 al pennants, winning their first in 1921 and their most recent in 2009. In a fitting coincidence, this championship came eight years to the day after the yankees lost game 7 of the 2001 world series in arizona on luis gonzalezs brokenbat single off rivera. How many mlb teams have won 100 games and the world series in. Brooklyn dodgers versus new york yankees jackie robinson in 1947. The team will play in a hastily constructed, allwood park at 168th street and broadway.
Defensive regression analysis data used here was obtained with permission from michael humphreys, author of wizardry. The statistics used were obtained free of charge from the baseball databank. The worst ever of any team to win the world series. Can you quickly choose the world series champions for each year from 19401949. The new york franchise is approved as a member of the american league. What years have the cardinals won the world series.
Won eight pennants and seven world series managing the yankees for 16 seasons 193146. In their entire existence, the team has one of the best winning percentages in the sport and would surpass 10,000 total wins in their history with 87 wins this season. This total is more than twice that of the nextclosest team, the oakland athletics, who have won 15. The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from. The yankees won the series in 5 games, but a loss in game 3 snapped their streak of consecutive games won in world series contests at 14, surpassing the clubs previous record of 12 in 1927, 1928, and 1932. How many times have the dodgers been to the world series. Oct 8 cincinnati reds beat detroit tigers, 4 games to 3, in 37th world series.
Since 1922 the world series has followed a bestofsevengames format. How many world series appearances have the yankees made. The new york yankees are a professional baseball team based in new york city, new york in the borough of the bronx. The american leagues newest dynasty had once again, swept the national league champs in four games without babe ruth or lou gehrig in their lineup. For reasons explained in our blog, we have disassociated the 1901 and 1902 orioles teams from the franchise history of the new york yankees.172 1207 1376 1118 1052 1212 582 846 215 1292 313 428 1523 1288 83 962 1206 748 114 938 1358 1122 1205 428 650 732 1488 411 831 245 1332 332 956 503 52 972 1100 443 521 761 162 649 1050 459 604 1161